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The RG1280 is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 1999. It is made in Japan by Fujigen as part of the upscale Prestige line.

The RG1280 features a basswood body bolted to a maple neck with a bubinga skunk stripe with a 24-fret bound rosewood fingerboard with offset dot position markers. Components include a Lo-Pre Edge double locking tremolo with a locking nut, DiMarzio pickups with two humbuckers flanking a single-coil and Gotoh tuning machines

The RG1280 was available only in Japan. In 2001 it was renamed to RG2080.

Specifications

Specifications for RG1280
Model name: RG1280
Year(s) produced: 1999–2000
Sold in: Japan
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): GP (Gray Pewter) 2000 / IPP (Iron Purple) 1999 / NN (Night Navy) 1999–2000
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Basswood
Neck joint:
AANJ
Bridge:
Lo-Pro Edge tremolo
Hardware color:
Black
Neck
Neck type:
Super Wizard
Neck material:
3-piece maple/ bubinga
Fingerboard material:
Rosewood w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Offset pearl dot
Frets:
24 / jumbo
Nut:
Top-Lok III
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG38
Electronics
Pickup configuration:
HSH
Bridge pickup:
DiMarzio Tone Zone (H)
Middle pickup:
DiMarzio Blue Velvet (S)
Neck pickup:
DiMarzio Air Norton (H)
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever pickup selector

Images

Other available finishes
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Gray Pewter
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Iron Purple

Sources

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